Eid al-Fitr denotes the end of Ramadan, which is a holy month for Muslims. Fasting is observed throughout the month. 

When Is Eid-al-Fitr?

When Is Eid-al-Fitr?

This year, Eid-al-Fitr is expected to begin on May 2, 2022, and will end on May 3, 2022. However, the actual date may vary as per the moon sighting.

How is Eid al-Fitr Celebrated?

Eid ul-Fitr is  celebrated across the world. The Muslim community gathers at masjids to pray.

Fasting rituals Of Eid-al- Fitr

Eid al-Fitr commemorates the end of Ramadan's fasting or Roza from dawn to dusk and is celebrated to thank Allah for providing strength and endurance

Eid-al-Fitr significance

The occasion marks the end of the Islamic holy month fasting of Ramadan. It is believed that Prophet Muhammad got the first revelation of the Holy Quran this month.

Story behind Eid-ul-Fitr?

According to some traditions, this festival was initiated in Medina after Prophet Muhammad migrated from Mecca.

Eid-al-Fitr things to do

1. In Islamic South Asian communities, sheer khorma is typically made for breakfast. Sheer khorma is a sweet milky dish with broken vermicelli pasta, dried fried dates, and roasted nuts.

2. Women often decorate their hands with beautiful henna designs on Eid-al-Fitr.

3. The prayer of Eid-al-Fitr, like the prayer of Eid al Adha, begins with a sermon.